March 13, 2010
Elaine Chaika Cummings, 65, of West Yarmouth, Mass., passed away Saturday, March 13, 2010, at Hyannis Hospital, surrounded by her family. Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of John and Betty Carey Chaika. She was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Class of 65, attended Cape Cod Community College and University of Massachusetts, Boston, where she earned a degree in hospital administration. Surviving are her daughter, Carolyn C. Ellis, Dennisport, Mass.; son, Colin C. Cummings III, Yarmouth, Mass.; sister, Susan E. Moosic, Dallas; and two grandchildren. She loved swimming, camping, jogging and walking her dogs on the beach. She will be remembered with love and deeply missed. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday, March 17, 2010, at St Pius X Church, South Yarmouth, Mass. Interment will be held in the family plot at Fern Knoll Burial Park, Dallas, on Saturday, March 27, 2010, at 11:30 a.m.
Published in Times Leader from Mar. 21 to Mar. 23, 2010